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Freedom Park 4 – Freedom Park Shelters and Parking

February 2015

Scope of Work

This project consists of the construction of a pervious paver parking lot adding 30 parking spaces, 2 picnic shelters (one 24’x44’/one 16’x16’), some additional sidewalks, accommodations for a playground and a 30 ft by 40 ft patio on the rear of the Freedom Park Interpretive Center.

Status of Project

Site clearing, grading, patio, playground and most sidewalks are complete. All site work has been completed. The shelters are complete. Final inspections are waiting pending Dominion Power electrical connection scheduled to be complete before February 14.


Civil Engineering Design - Complete
Architectural Design - Complete
Bidding Phase  -  Complete
Site Work - Underway


  New Sidewalk
  Large Shelter Pads
  Parking Lot
  Future Parking

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$385K Approved

David Nice Builders - $318,250
Contract Amount and percent completed - $289,319  –100 percent

AES Consulting Engineers - $13,250
Contract Amount and percent completed - $12,950 – 97.7 percent

Hopke and Associates - $5,397
Contract Amount and percent completed - $5,349 –99.1 percent

Archaeological and Cultural Solutions - $11,708
Contract Amount and percent completed - $ 11,708 – 100 percent



  • Design of site and architecture complete.
  • First site plan review complete.
  • Bidding completed
  • Archaeological review reviewed and approved by state.
  • Final site plan approved.
  • Board of Supervisors authorized contract July 22
  • Pre-construction meeting held August 18
  • Site clearing and grading complete
  • Patio complete
  • Playground complete
  • Shelter pads poured
  • Stormwater complete
  • Electrical conduit installed Replace misaligned sidewalk
  • Complete paver installation
  • Install Structures
  • Shelter Roof Installed


Next Steps

  • Finalize electrical service


Project Issues

  • Work in areas of historical significance and in between existing infrastructure.
  • Misaligned sidewalk
  • Delayed shelter fabrication at the factory
  • Winter weather


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